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More New Yorkers ready for Puerto Rico emergency-aid tour

On Sept. 26, he briefed Trump on the situation via video teleconference, and according to a White House readout , he "thanked President Trump for his leadership and quick action to approve emergency declarations for Puerto Rico". President Trump has cited the island's technical insolvency (its economy was crushed by the Fiscal Crisis that began in 2008 and by the ensuing Great Recession and its government and various public agencies have been unable to make payments on over $72 billion in ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Santana encontra-se com Leal Coelho, mas não vai

Santana encontra-se com Leal Coelho, mas não vai "andar na rua a fazer campanha"

Já durante a tarde, numa arruada entre o Martim Moniz e os Restauradores, na freguesia de Santa Maria Maior, a comitiva encontrou maioritariamente turistas e estudantes universitários. Hoje à noite, Passos Coelho vai estar presente no jantar autárquico de Lisboa, ao lado da candidata apoiada pelo PSD, Teresa Leal Coelho , no Centro de Congressos de Lisboa. Consulte Mais Informação

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All counties will have at least one ACA plan option

All counties will have at least one ACA plan option

And approximately three-quarters of Florida's counties are projected to have two or fewer insurers offering coverage on the exchange during the upcoming plan year. The chair of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions, Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), said yesterday that he would consult with other senators in an effort to find consensus for bipartisan legislation to help lower insurance costs for Americans purchasing health insurance on government exchanges. Consulte Mais Informação

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South Korea expects more provocative acts by North Korea in mid-October

Pyongyang's foreign minister Ri Yong Ho responded that Trump had "declared war" and North Korea reserved the right to take countermeasures, including shooting down USA bombers, even if they were not in its air space. South Korea expects more provocative acts by North Korea next month to coincide with the anniversary of the founding of the North Korean communist party and China's all-important Communist Party Congress. Consulte Mais Informação

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China ordena fechamento de empresas norte-coreanas até início de 2018

China ordena fechamento de empresas norte-coreanas até início de 2018

Essa decisão de Pequim surge no âmbito do conjunto de sanções impostas pelo Conselho de Segurança da ONU em 12 de setembro, em resposta ao recente teste nuclear conduzido pela Coreia do Norte . Também nesta quinta-feira, o Ministério da Defesa afirmou que as Forças Armadas chinesas farão todas as preparações necessárias para proteger a soberania nacional, a paz e a estabilidade regional, quando questionado sobre o risco de um conflito na península Coreana . Consulte Mais Informação

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Daines returns from South Korea trip

Ri said on Monday the North's right to countermeasures included shooting down USA bombers "even when they are not inside the airspace border of our country". He said war could be sparked by North Korean leader Kim Jong-un launching a missile which lands on or near the USA island territory of Guam. But in his subsequent summit with Trump, Moon agreed to the deployment of American strategic assets on the Korean Peninsula and consented to a show of force with American B-1B strategic bombers that ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Gorsuch Calls for `Civility,' Ducks Controversy at Trump Hotel

Gorsuch Calls for `Civility,' Ducks Controversy at Trump Hotel

Eko said the court of appeal did not give any reason for directing the re-assignment of the case to a new judge, adding that the lower court decision did not serve the interest of justice. But National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation president Mark Mix said the court was poised to protect employees' rights. Parties in the case said that means that the Justices are either are waiting to consider any and all gay marriage cases filed with the Court before deciding which ones to hear or ... Consulte Mais Informação

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USA keeps up diplomatic efforts to deal with N. Korea crisis

USA keeps up diplomatic efforts to deal with N. Korea crisis

On April 15, 1969 two North Korean Mig-21 fighters shot down a U.S. Navy EC-121 reconnaissance aircraft over the Sea of Japan as it flew a regular surveillance mission in worldwide airspace, 80 miles from the North Korean coast. Moon said the Republic of Korea's army "must be ready to win", at an event marking the 69th Armed Forces Day, which falls on October 1. The US now stations 28,500 troops on South Korean territory, where it has deployed its sophisticated THAAD missile defense system - ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Jon Huntsman Jr. approved as United States diplomat to Russian Federation

Jon Huntsman Jr. approved as United States diplomat to Russian Federation

Trump had also reportedly considered Huntsman for secretary of state. He also served as the USA ambassador to Singapore under President George H.W. Bush. The U.S. intelligence community has already linked the Kremlin to hacked computers belonging to the Democratic National Committee. "Our relationship with Russian Federation is among the most consequential and complex foreign policy challenges we face", he said "As a nuclear superpower and permanent member of the U.N. Consulte Mais Informação

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